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Emmet F. Riordan Papers

Identifier: GTM-GAMMS436

Collection-level Scope and Content Note

The Emmet F. Riordan Papers contain typed manuscripts of his novels, including "America's Dirge", "Between Kisses", "Copper Stain", "Headwaters", "No-Score-Game", and "Purse Badges." Also included in this collection are several letters to Riordan from his publishing company, E.P. Dutton and Co., Inc., regarding his manuscripts.


  • 1937

Collection-level Access Restrictions

Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.

Conditions Governing Use note

Status: Open.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Acquisition Information

Provenance: Gift of Robert Girardi, 2/1/2007. ' Processed by Catherine S. Meyendorff, November 2008.

Emmet F. Riordan Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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